Tag - Outdoors

9 Reasons to Get Outdoors in Charlottesville & Albemarle County This Summer!

July 6, 2017 11:00 AM by Will Dozier
Updated: June 4, 2018 6:21 PM

Summer is here and that means lots of fun in the sun in Charlottesville & Albemarle County! From peach picking, to tubing, to hiking in the mountains, the Charlottesville area is the perfect place for an outdoor summer adventure! Read on to find more details about 9 awesome summer adventure ideas!
The 4 th of July holiday is almost upon us and the Charlottesville area is the perfect destination for celebrating this momentous occasion! The region is steeped in a rich history, with three presidential homes and a multitude of other historically significant sites, making Charlottesville and

3 Days of Summer Fun in Charlottesville & Albemarle County!

June 6, 2017 3:00 PM by Brantley Ussery
Updated: February 25, 2018 8:47 PM

The summer season is an especially beautiful and fun time to visit Charlottesville & Albemarle County! The area is home to world-renowned historic attractions, the prestigious University of Virginia, a booming craft beverage scene including wine, beer, artisanal cider, and spirits, one of the

11 Reasons to Visit Charlottesville & Albemarle County in May 2017

April 24, 2017 4:00 PM by Brantley Ussery
Updated: February 7, 2018 4:47 PM

Spring has definitely sprung in Charlottesville & Albemarle County! Trees and flowers are in full bloom, warmer temperatures are here to stay, and the month of May is ready to offer up some major events and fun festivities in the Charlottesville area! This list features 11 of the top events and

10 Reasons to Visit the Charlottesville Area This Spring

April 10, 2017 11:00 AM by Brantley Ussery
Updated: February 7, 2018 4:10 PM

While every season is a great season in Charlottesville & Albemarle County, there’s something especially delightful about spring. Ah, yes, the season when flowers and trees come bursting back to life after lying dormant throughout the winter months. But this season means so much more than just

6 Reasons to Visit Charlottesville & Albemarle County This March!

March 3, 2017 3:00 PM by Brantley Ussery
Updated: January 21, 2018 4:15 PM

(Photo Credit: Roy Van Doorn) The month of March means plenty of exciting things in Charlottesville & Albemarle County! Not only do we slowly start to shake away the chill of winter (though this past winter season didn't really seem to bring us much of a chill at all), but we also begin to spring to

5 Courses for the Perfect Golf Getaway in the Charlottesville Area!

February 21, 2017 12:00 PM by Abigail Lague
Updated: May 29, 2018 9:22 AM

While most golf enthusiasts will insist that golfing is great during any season, it’s clear that spring is the perfect time to enjoy beautiful weather and budding trees out on the course. Just make sure not to hit any! As the weather gets warmer, feel free to take in the great outdoors, relax in the

6 Reasons to Visit the Charlottesville Area After the Inauguration!

January 18, 2017 11:00 AM by Brantley Ussery
Updated: May 30, 2018 2:32 PM

January 20, 2017 is an historic day for the nation, as the 45 th President of the United States of America will officially be sworn in to take office. Hundreds of thousands, if not even a million (or more) people are expected to attend this event and the festivities surrounding it in our nation's

Fall Foliage Report - November 9, 2016

November 9, 2016 9:00 AM by Brantley Ussery
Updated: January 22, 2018 11:25 AM

Another fall foliage season is wrapping up in the Charlottesville area. That's not to say that you still won't find some assorted pockets of color scattered throughout the city and the county, but the main event is slowly, but surely wrapping up for another year. Conditions reached peak in
We've all heard the expression "a picture is worth a thousand words," and while that may be true for most things, we think that a picture of the Charlottesville area in the fall is worth a million words! Maybe even a billion, or a trillion! Whatever the picture-to-word-count ratio, there's no